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IoT Platforms: Analysis for Building Projects


  • Rusu Liviu DUMITRU


This paper presents a general survey of IoT platforms in terms of features for IoT project de-velopers. I will briefly summarize the state of knowledge in terms of technology regarding “In-ternet of Things†first steps in developing this technology, history, trends, sensors and micro-controllers used. I have evaluated a number of 5 IoT platforms in terms of the features needed to develop a IoT project. I have listed those components that are most appreciated by IoT pro-ject developers and the results have been highlighted in a comparative analysis of these plat-forms from the point of view of IoT project developers and which are strictly necessary as a de-velopment environment for an IoT project based. I’ve also considered the users' views of such platforms in terms of functionality, advantages, disadvantages and dangers presented by this technology.

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  • Rusu Liviu DUMITRU, 2017. "IoT Platforms: Analysis for Building Projects," Informatica Economica, Academy of Economic Studies - Bucharest, Romania, vol. 21(2), pages 44-53.
  • Handle: RePEc:aes:infoec:v:21:y:2017:i:2:p:44-53

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